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SET LIST: The Sklar Brothers

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Join the Network in New SHERLOCK App Game

Today in the U.K. and next Monday, January 27th, in the U.S., you can become part of the world of the greatest living sleuth with a new Sherlock… more

How an Internet Dog Meme Sent the Jamaican Bobsled Team to the Winter Olympics

Such bobsled. What cryptocurrency. Much Jamaica. Many fast. That’s right, everyone, once again Jamaica has a bobsled team that has qualified for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. One… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more
 

BARBARELLA To Be a Series on Amazon

This is a weird one, but weird is kind of awesome. It appears that French graphic novel Barbarella, which was turned into a 1968 film by Roger Vadim starring Jane… more

THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON’s First Guests: Will Smith and U2

Nearly five years after the first episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon aired, the first episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon will premiere February 17th on NBC… more

Angelina Jolie Gets Villainous in a New MALEFICENT Trailer

Are you ready to shake your perception of reality to its very core? Good, because the newest trailer for Disney’s Maleficent will take you all the way to the heart… more
 

A New Trailer For 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE

The new third official trailer for 300: Rise of an Empire has arrived, hot on the heels of a new TV spot that aired on the AFC and NFC Championship… more

J.J. Abrams Confirms STAR WARS VII Script Is Done

It’s not much, but it happened! At yet another press event connected to the Television Critics Association, TV mogul and ruler of the geek universe, J.J. Abrams confirmed that… more

Zach Braff’s ‘WISH I WAS HERE’ Acquired By Focus Features

Zach Braff is coming out of the Sundance Film Festival a happy camper this year, as his independent film “Wish I Was Here” just landed a distribution agreement with NBCUniversal’s… more
 

Trailer: THE QUIET ONES

Sam Claflin’s making the rounds, post-Hunger Games, with an all-new haircut in The Quiet Ones, a new movie set for an April 25th opening, and which looks like The Conjuring-meets-The… more

Phantom Rock Found on Mars

This is something you legitimately don’t see every day. Scientists have been looking for signs of life on Mars for decades, and while the veteran rover Opportunity hasn’t found any,… more

SUPERMAN-BATMAN Movie Gets Pushed Back To 2016

Warner Bros. Pictures has decided to push back the release of its highly anticipated Superman-Batman movie into 2016. The studio claims that this is the best move for them to… more
 

HALO’s Cortana To Be Microsoft’s Answer To Siri This Spring

She was the apple of my eye when I was laying waste to the Covenant in defense of the human race; Now, she’s on her way to becoming the voice… more

Bill Murray Does A Reddit AMA, And It’s As Awesome As You’d Hope It Would Be

Bill Murray did an AMA on Reddit. Popped in, did it, popped out to do Kimmel. It’s awesome. It’s exactly what you want it to be. Mostly long, thoughtful, funny… more

Disney Lets STAR WARS 1313 Trademark Filing Lapse

I know this may be pouring salt into open wounds once again, but we felt that everyone had a right to know. Disney has allowed the Star Wars 1313 trademark… more
 

Nerdist News: THE WALKING DEAD Season 4.5, Danica McKellar, JUSTICE LEAGUE, and AGENT CARTER!

WEEKEND! Am I right, guys? Time to kick back with the ol’ PS4, watch some Battlestar Galactica Blus, and knock back a few cold ones. After you get your Friday… more

AGENT CARTER Series Gets Showrunners

So much juiciness has come out of the Television Critics Association press tours the past week or so, and this little nugget of awesome is regarding ABC and Marvel’s recently-announced… more

Lex Luthor Joins THE JUSTICE LEAGUE In April, And He’s Bringing Friends

DC said there would be big changes coming out of the events of Forever Evil, and they weren’t kidding. In April, the Justice League gets a little bit darker when… more
 

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 1/16/14

Justin Beiber egged someone’s house and then got the police involved, and Gov. Chris Christie is in trouble for closing down a bridge, but there’s only so much energy you… more

TITANFALL Alpha Being Made Available For BATTLEFIELD 4 Players

If you play Battlefield 4 and are registered with EA’s Origin service, there’s a chance that you could be selected to participate in an alpha trial of Respawn Entertainment’s upcoming… more

Your 17th Annual DICE Awards Nominees

Every year, the best and brightest of the gaming industry convene in the Sin City to honor the most prolific titles of the past year. Today, the nominees for this… more
 

DOCTOR WHO: WORLDS IN TIME To Shutdown In February

Doctor Who: Worlds in Time will “cease operation” next month on February 28th, 2014, according to the banner on the game’s website. The cartoon-themed free-to-play MMO has been up and… more

The STEAM CONTROLLER Gets A Face Button Makeover

The Steam controller as it was known yesterday sported touch screens. Today during Steam Dev Days, Valve showed off a new design for the steam controller, which completely omits the… more

Clip of Marvel One-Shot ALL HAIL THE KING

Last week, I gave you the first glimpses of Marvel’s next One-Shot, the series of shorts made exclusively for Blu-ray releases that fill in back and side stories from the… more